Charles Humphrey Jules ReyBMJ 2010; 340 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c2072 (Published 16 April 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c2072
- David Swainston
Charles Humphrey Jules Rey was educated at Harrow School and Guy’s Hospital. He joined the Royal Army Medical Corps on qualifying, being posted to Burma in 1942 and attaining the rank of major. He suffered malaria and dysentery while continuing to run his unit. While recovering from sand-fly fever, which he developed on leave in Calcutta, he reorganised the local ambulance service and the railway timetable. Years later when being presented with his Burma …
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